Period
to 14 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 6 months to 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK > England
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 652 638 737
Rank change year-on-year -14 +99 -61
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 202 261 345
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.74% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 155 194 270
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £33,700
25th Percentile £53,125 £46,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.73% +3.18%

LDAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,560 35,240 51,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.52% 39.28% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25,118 29,513 42,751
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.33% +7.50%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in England

LDAP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LDAP in England.

Salary trend for LDAP in England

LDAP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing LDAP in England over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Salary histogram for LDAP in England

LDAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the England region over the 6 months to 14 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 65 £72,500 - 14
North of England +19 55 £75,000 +46.34% 7
Yorkshire +24 39 £75,000 +11.11% 2
South East +21 36 £65,000 +13.04% 3
North West +17 14 £55,000 +4.76% 5
South West -17 14 £65,000 -7.14% 2
East of England +16 13 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Midlands -8 12 £57,500 +21.05% 4
West Midlands -4 8 £57,500 +21.05% 3
East Midlands 0 4 £48,250 +13.53% 1
North East -6 2 £37,500 -
LDAP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, IT jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for LDAP.

1 109 (53.96%) Active Directory
2 88 (43.56%) AWS
3 77 (38.12%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (37.13%) Web Services
5 68 (33.66%) DNS
5 68 (33.66%) Azure
6 61 (30.20%) XML
7 59 (29.21%) SAML
8 58 (28.71%) SSL
9 57 (28.22%) Oracle
10 55 (27.23%) Microsoft
11 53 (26.24%) Linux
12 49 (24.26%) Java
13 47 (23.27%) DHCP
13 47 (23.27%) Identity Access Management
14 46 (22.77%) Scrum
15 44 (21.78%) PowerShell
16 43 (21.29%) Workflow
17 42 (20.79%) Kanban
18 41 (20.30%) Ansible
18 41 (20.30%) Identity Management
19 40 (19.80%) Windows
19 40 (19.80%) Test Automation
20 39 (19.31%) VPN
21 37 (18.32%) VMware
21 37 (18.32%) OAuth
21 37 (18.32%) OpenID
21 37 (18.32%) SailPoint
21 37 (18.32%) ServiceNow
22 35 (17.33%) ITIL

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (13.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 18 (8.91%) Confluence
3 10 (4.95%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.48%) Apache
4 5 (2.48%) Red Hat Fuse
5 4 (1.98%) IIS
6 3 (1.49%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) Appian
8 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (8.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.99%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 88 (43.56%) AWS
2 68 (33.66%) Azure
3 23 (11.39%) SaaS
4 21 (10.40%) IaaS
5 20 (9.90%) Microsoft 365
6 17 (8.42%) OpenShift
7 16 (7.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (5.94%) PaaS
9 8 (3.96%) GCP
10 4 (1.98%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.98%) Google Workspace
10 4 (1.98%) Serverless
11 2 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.50%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.50%) GitHub
12 1 (0.50%) Trello
12 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (33.66%) DNS
2 58 (28.71%) SSL
3 47 (23.27%) DHCP
4 39 (19.31%) VPN
5 33 (16.34%) HTTP
6 26 (12.87%) SAN
6 26 (12.87%) SMTP
7 23 (11.39%) Firewall
8 20 (9.90%) NAS
8 20 (9.90%) TCP/IP
9 19 (9.41%) FTP
10 17 (8.42%) LAN
10 17 (8.42%) WAN
11 16 (7.92%) Network Security
12 14 (6.93%) Kerberos
13 7 (3.47%) HTTPS
13 7 (3.47%) VLAN
14 6 (2.97%) OpenLDAP
15 5 (2.48%) IMAP
15 5 (2.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.95%) Big Data
1 10 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.97%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.48%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.48%) MySQL
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.98%) TKPROF
7 2 (0.99%) DB2
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.50%) DTS
8 1 (0.50%) Ingres
8 1 (0.50%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 29 (14.36%) GitLab
2 26 (12.87%) Jenkins
3 20 (9.90%) JIRA
4 17 (8.42%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (3.47%) SonarQube
7 5 (2.48%) Artifactory
7 5 (2.48%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.98%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.49%) Bitbucket Server
9 3 (1.49%) JMeter
9 3 (1.49%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.99%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.99%) Maven
General
1 34 (16.83%) Public Sector
2 32 (15.84%) Social Skills
3 19 (9.41%) Telecoms
4 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.91%) Finance
5 17 (8.42%) Banking
6 10 (4.95%) Law
7 6 (2.97%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.98%) Advertising
9 3 (1.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.99%) Czech Language
10 2 (0.99%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.50%) Back Office
11 1 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.50%) Marketing
11 1 (0.50%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 46 (22.77%) Developer
2 40 (19.80%) Consultant
3 28 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (13.37%) Software Developer
5 26 (12.87%) Access Developer
5 26 (12.87%) IAM Developer
5 26 (12.87%) Identity Management Developer
6 19 (9.41%) Analyst
7 18 (8.91%) Architect
8 15 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (6.93%) Design Engineer
9 14 (6.93%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
9 14 (6.93%) Senior Consultant
10 13 (6.44%) Technical Consultant
11 11 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.45%) Linux Consultant
11 11 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.95%) ServiceNow Consultant
12 10 (4.95%) ServiceNow Developer
12 10 (4.95%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (37.13%) Web Services
2 61 (30.20%) XML
3 59 (29.21%) SAML
4 37 (18.32%) OAuth
4 37 (18.32%) OpenID
4 37 (18.32%) SailPoint
5 29 (14.36%) HTML
6 23 (11.39%) CSS
7 22 (10.89%) SOAP
8 18 (8.91%) Ajax
9 12 (5.94%) Kafka
10 9 (4.46%) REST
11 7 (3.47%) YAML
12 5 (2.48%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (2.48%) JDBC
13 4 (1.98%) 802.1X
13 4 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (1.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 3 (1.49%) AngularJS
14 3 (1.49%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.86%) NHS
2 23 (11.39%) CMDB
3 21 (10.40%) Data Centre
4 17 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (7.43%) PKI
6 14 (6.93%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.95%) Analytical Mindset
7 10 (4.95%) Cyberattack
7 10 (4.95%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (4.95%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.97%) Clustering
9 5 (2.48%) Online Gambling
9 5 (2.48%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.98%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.49%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.49%) Replication
12 2 (0.99%) Blog
12 2 (0.99%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.24%) Linux
2 40 (19.80%) Windows
3 30 (14.85%) Unix
4 17 (8.42%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.95%) CentOS
7 9 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.96%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.97%) VMS
10 5 (2.48%) Debian
11 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (1.49%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.49%) Solaris
13 2 (0.99%) AIX
13 2 (0.99%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.12%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.27%) Identity Access Management
3 46 (22.77%) Scrum
4 43 (21.29%) Workflow
5 42 (20.79%) Kanban
6 41 (20.30%) Identity Management
7 40 (19.80%) Test Automation
8 35 (17.33%) ITIL
9 33 (16.34%) BDD
9 33 (16.34%) TDD
10 31 (15.35%) ITSM
11 29 (14.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 29 (14.36%) Load Balancing
12 28 (13.86%) Biometrics
12 28 (13.86%) Re-Platforming
13 27 (13.37%) Workflow Analysis
14 26 (12.87%) DevOps
15 25 (12.38%) Technical Architecture
16 19 (9.41%) Presales
17 18 (8.91%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.26%) Java
2 44 (21.78%) PowerShell
3 30 (14.85%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.86%) Python
5 21 (10.40%) SQL
6 20 (9.90%) Perl
7 17 (8.42%) Shell Script
8 16 (7.92%) Bash Shell
9 15 (7.43%) Ruby
10 6 (2.97%) VB
11 5 (2.48%) AWK
11 5 (2.48%) Groovy
12 4 (1.98%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.98%) sed
13 3 (1.49%) C
13 3 (1.49%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) C++
14 1 (0.50%) Google Apps Script
14 1 (0.50%) PHP
14 1 (0.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (16.83%) Degree
2 18 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (8.42%) Security Cleared
4 16 (7.92%) CCNP
4 16 (7.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (6.44%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.47%) CISSP
7 4 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.98%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.49%) CISA
8 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.49%) RHCE
8 3 (1.49%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.99%) CCNA
10 1 (0.50%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CISM
10 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.97%) GRC
2 6 (2.97%) QA
3 5 (2.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.50%) COBIT
5 1 (0.50%) COSO
5 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.50%) ITGC
System Software
1 109 (53.96%) Active Directory
2 34 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (16.34%) NDS
3 33 (16.34%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 18 (8.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 18 (8.91%) Virtual Servers
5 16 (7.92%) XenApp
5 16 (7.92%) XenDesktop
6 13 (6.44%) Docker
7 9 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.49%) KVM
9 3 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.49%) OCFS2
9 3 (1.49%) Postfix
9 3 (1.49%) qmail
9 3 (1.49%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (20.30%) Ansible
2 31 (15.35%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 27 (13.37%) Kubernetes
3 27 (13.37%) Terraform
4 18 (8.91%) HP UCMDB
5 17 (8.42%) Single Sign-On
6 16 (7.92%) HAProxy
6 16 (7.92%) vRealize
7 15 (7.43%) Puppet
8 7 (3.47%) ITRS Geneos
8 7 (3.47%) ZABBIX
9 6 (2.97%) Nessus
10 5 (2.48%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (1.98%) Data Guard
11 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (1.98%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.98%) SCCM
11 4 (1.98%) SELinux
11 4 (1.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (28.22%) Oracle
2 55 (27.23%) Microsoft
3 37 (18.32%) ServiceNow
3 37 (18.32%) VMware
4 35 (17.33%) NetIQ
5 34 (16.83%) ForgeRock
6 31 (15.35%) HP
7 27 (13.37%) Cisco
7 27 (13.37%) Citrix
7 27 (13.37%) Dell
8 26 (12.87%) IBM
8 26 (12.87%) Red Hat
9 24 (11.88%) BMC
10 18 (8.91%) Remedy
11 17 (8.42%) Splunk
12 16 (7.92%) F5
12 16 (7.92%) Infoblox
13 12 (5.94%) McAfee
14 10 (4.95%) Blue Coat
14 10 (4.95%) CheckPoint